Starry Staff - Weekly Newsletter

Marion ISD

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Articles, Blogs, Tweets to Share

10 Tricks for Easier Classroom Transitions

  • Tips for easier transitions! Great ideas! #timesavers #starryshines
  • Tweet via @scrist19, 12/8/15, 9:39pm


15 Things Every Teacher Should Try This Year via @coolcatteacher #txeduchat #leadupchat

The School Culture Survey

If you haven't yet done so, please complete the survey (link)

Happenings

Monday, December 7th -

  • Secret Santa gift exchange
  • 12 Days of a Starry Staff Christmas - Dress-up Monday
  • Limo ride (fall fundraiser prize) for select students, tentatively scheduled for 1:30-2:30


Tuesday, December 8th -

  • Secret Santa gift exchange
  • 12 Days of a Starry Staff Christmas - Parent Group providing drinks
  • Marion Spirit Day at Starry
  • PBIS team mtg., library, 8-8:30am
  • EE out-of-the-building, district leadership team mtg., Marion Home School bldg., 9-11am


      Wednesday, December 9th

      • Happy Birthday, Mary Tank!
      • Secret Santa gift exchange
      • 12 Days of a Starry Staff Christmas - Workout Wednesday
      • Virtual, grade-level, tier one PLC meetings, before-school
      • EE out-of-the-building, PBIS Tier 2 training, GWAEA


      Thursday, December 10th

      • Secret Santa gift exchange
      • 12 Days of a Starry Staff Christmas - treat provided by Eric
      • Think College Thursday (#TCT) - wear clothing that supports post-secondary ed
      • K MTSS Tier 2 mtg., reading room, 7:45-8:30am
      • SINA team mtg., Marion HS ICN classroom, 8-3:30pm


      Friday, December 11th

      • Secret Santa gift exchange
      • 12 Days of a Starry Staff Christmas - Flannel Friday + Encouragement to leave once the kids are gone
      • Secret Santa breakfast, 7:45-8:30am

      Foster Home (Seasoned Green Oak #10)

      I encourage EVERYONE to listen to the six+ minutes podcast (linked above - Blubrry PowerPress Player) where Kevin Honeycutt shares an emotional childhood story of when he and his sister were placed in a foster home.
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      Remind

      Mr. Ewald would like you to join staff!


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